The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 153 117 144
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 42 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 1.72% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 5.25% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 36
Average salary £41,750 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1295 1219 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.08% 32.76% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1005 1053
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 £26,500 -
Bolton +4 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Sale +2 2 £20,500 +7.89%
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 100 (62.11%) Marketing
2 72 (44.72%) SEO
2 72 (44.72%) HTML
3 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 68 (42.24%) CSS
5 48 (29.81%) Analytics
6 44 (27.33%) Digital Marketing
6 44 (27.33%) jQuery
7 41 (25.47%) .NET
8 40 (24.84%) SQL
9 38 (23.60%) Google
10 35 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 34 (21.12%) Pay per click
12 29 (18.01%) C#
12 29 (18.01%) Degree
13 27 (16.77%) CMS
14 26 (16.15%) IIS
15 24 (14.91%) MVC
15 24 (14.91%) HTML5
16 23 (14.29%) Web Analytics
16 23 (14.29%) ASP.NET
17 22 (13.66%) Web Design
18 21 (13.04%) Project Management
18 21 (13.04%) Online Marketing
19 19 (11.80%) LINQ
19 19 (11.80%) Umbraco
19 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 19 (11.80%) Web Services
20 18 (11.18%) SharePoint
20 18 (11.18%) Data Management

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (16.77%) CMS
2 26 (16.15%) IIS
3 19 (11.80%) Umbraco
4 18 (11.18%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.45%) WordPress
6 8 (4.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (3.11%) Drupal
8 3 (1.86%) Jetty
8 3 (1.86%) JBoss
8 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (11.18%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.11%) Magento
3 2 (1.24%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.83%) Intranet
2 4 (2.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.48%) Big Data
3 4 (2.48%) MySQL
4 3 (1.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.62%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.45%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.11%) Selenium
5 4 (2.48%) Subversion
6 2 (1.24%) WATIR
6 2 (1.24%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.24%) WatiN
General
1 100 (62.11%) Marketing
2 11 (6.83%) Finance
3 8 (4.97%) Advertising
3 8 (4.97%) Retail
4 4 (2.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.24%) Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.62%) French Language
6 1 (0.62%) German Language
6 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (32.92%) Developer
2 19 (11.80%) Consultant
3 14 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (7.45%) Senior Developer
4 12 (7.45%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.83%) SEO Executive
6 10 (6.21%) Marketing Manager
7 9 (5.59%) Account Manager
7 9 (5.59%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (5.59%) Social Media Consultant
8 8 (4.97%) Analyst
8 8 (4.97%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (4.35%) Software Development Team Leader
9 7 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (4.35%) Social Media Manager
10 6 (3.73%) Designer
10 6 (3.73%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (44.72%) HTML
2 68 (42.24%) CSS
3 44 (27.33%) jQuery
4 41 (25.47%) .NET
5 24 (14.91%) HTML5
6 23 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 19 (11.80%) Web Services
7 19 (11.80%) LINQ
7 19 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (9.94%) XSLT
9 11 (6.83%) .NET Framework
10 9 (5.59%) XSL
10 9 (5.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (4.97%) Ajax
12 7 (4.35%) XML
13 5 (3.11%) Cocoa
13 5 (3.11%) CSS3
13 5 (3.11%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (3.11%) Cocoa Touch
13 5 (3.11%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Visualisation
2 16 (9.94%) Data Extraction
2 16 (9.94%) Mobile App
2 16 (9.94%) User Experience
3 13 (8.07%) Digital Media
4 9 (5.59%) Copywriting
5 8 (4.97%) Blog
5 8 (4.97%) iPhone
5 8 (4.97%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.97%) iPad
6 5 (3.11%) Graphic Design
6 5 (3.11%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.48%) New Media
8 3 (1.86%) Open Source
8 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.24%) Statistics
9 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.62%) Animation
10 1 (0.62%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.21%) Android
2 8 (4.97%) Windows
2 8 (4.97%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.11%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (3.11%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.86%) Linux
4 3 (1.86%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.72%) SEO
2 48 (29.81%) Analytics
3 44 (27.33%) Digital Marketing
4 34 (21.12%) Pay per click
5 24 (14.91%) MVC
6 23 (14.29%) Web Analytics
7 22 (13.66%) Web Design
8 21 (13.04%) Project Management
8 21 (13.04%) Online Marketing
9 18 (11.18%) Data Management
10 15 (9.32%) B2B
11 14 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (6.83%) CRM
13 9 (5.59%) B2C
13 9 (5.59%) OOP
13 9 (5.59%) Email Marketing
14 8 (4.97%) Web Development
14 8 (4.97%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.97%) Social Media Marketing
15 7 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 40 (24.84%) SQL
3 29 (18.01%) C#
4 7 (4.35%) PHP
4 7 (4.35%) XQuery
5 6 (3.73%) Objective-C
5 6 (3.73%) Java
6 1 (0.62%) Python
6 1 (0.62%) Scala
6 1 (0.62%) R
6 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (18.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.24%) ISEB
2 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.62%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (1.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) Google
2 16 (9.94%) Facebook
3 13 (8.07%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.59%) Twitter
5 8 (4.97%) Yahoo!
5 8 (4.97%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.11%) Apple
7 2 (1.24%) comScore
8 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle
8 1 (0.62%) SAP
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive OTE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE of £45K
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Media
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30500 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car,Mobile, Laptop and pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago